Strong Analytical Skills in a Wide Variety of Legal Issues
Keith McWha consistently applies his strong skills in analysis and communication to counseling on a wide variety of legal issues. His years of experience in private practice and in-house settings have given him in-depth knowledge of all aspects of intellectual property, including prosecution, litigation, post-grant proceedings, opinions, transactional matters, due diligence, and client counseling. No matter what aspect of intellectual property law he is involved in, his strong analytical skills and attention to detail allow him to look deeper into surface-issues, and develop ideal solutions for all situations.
Long Standing History of Legal Success
Result driven with a strong attention to client business goals, Keith has a long standing history of achieving success in legal dealings for companies in industries that provide pharmaceuticals, medical devices, biological products, food products, cosmetics, electronic components, semiconductors, software, financial services, automotive products, and consumer products. He has prepared, licensed, defended, and enforced patents in the chemical, mechanical, electrical and computer sciences arts. He has also prepared trademark and copyright applications, drafted opinion letters, and worked on software and digital media issues. Keith's post grant proceeding work that includes inter partes reviews (IPR), post grant reviews (PGR), covered business method (CBM) and re-examinations are all strongly focused on meeting client objectives. His consistent successes in many types of legal dealings form many years of a creditable, solid history in intellectual property.
Focuses on Individualized Solutions
Keith is experienced with providing each client's individual legal issue with the ideal, unique solution needed for the matter at hand. His experience as a named inventor on several U.S. and international patents dealing with medical devices, and his extensive background in obtaining and litigating intellectual property protection allow him to view intellectual property issues from a variety of different perspectives. His ability to view intellectual property issues from many different angles gives Keith the insight to develop unique solutions that are ideal for each issue. Keith treats intellectual property dealings that he works on each as an individual situation, and gives each situation its own quintessential solution.
Extra Insight Brought to the Table
Keith's knowledge and experience with pharmaceuticals, medical equipment, and other biological products allow him to bring extra insight to the table when dealing with intellectual property. With over 15 years of legal and industrial experience, Keith is aware and up-to-date on the latest developments, requirements, regulations, and information regarding regulated devices and products. His consultations and dealings with the FDA have given Keith extra knowledge and insight on a variety of issues involving medical devices and regulated products that have proven to be useful and beneficial to intellectual property proceedings.